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4/9/24
OWA+DP Bulletin April 9th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP!!Don't miss out on our upcoming events, play make sure your membership is up to date. Most events...

4/3/24
OWA+DP Bulletin April 3rd 2024 - Event this Sunday
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!!Please renew your memberships today. All events are free for members and we have a lot of gr...

3/20/24
OWA+DP Bulletin March 20th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP!!Please renew your memberships today. All events are free for members and we have a lot of great ...

3/12/24
OWA+DP Bulletin March 12th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!!Please renew your memberships today. All events are free for members and we have a lot of gr...

3/5/24
OWA+DP Bulletin March 5th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP!!Please renew your memberships today. All events are free for members and we have a lot of great ...

2/22/24
OWA+DP Bulletin February 22nd 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hola OWA+DP!!A few announcements this week before we get to the list of events. First, please welcome and than...

2/16/24
oWA+DP Bulletin February 13th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!!Upcoming EventsFebruary 15th: Third Thursday Zoom - Topic to be determinedMarch 5th: Designi...

2/13/24
oWA+DP Bulletin February 13th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!!Upcoming EventsFebruary 15th: Third Thursday Zoom - Topic to be determinedMarch 5th: Designi...

2/6/24
OWA+DP Bulletin February 6th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy February OWA+DP!!Our 50th Anniversary trip to Ecuador was...postponed due to Ecuador's State of Emergenc...

1/26/24
Audio Visual Design Zoom Presentation - January 30th
Eunide "Dede" Tave
Interested in learning more about AV or need tips?Attend our zoom presentation on Tuesday, January 30th at 6:3...

1/24/24
OWA+DP Bulletin January 24th 2024
Eunide "Dede" Tave
Greetings OWA+DP!!Membership payments are due next month.This year's dues are the following: Professional: $90...

1/18/24
OWA+DP Bulletin January 18th 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!!A few announcements for this week's bulletin. First, membership payments are due in February...

1/2/24
OWA+DP Bulletin January 2nd 2024
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy New Year!!We'd like to thank Betty, Margaret, Ann , and Suzan for their valuable contribution on the Ste...

12/21/23
OWA+DP Bulletin December 21st 2023 - Happy Holidays
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Holidays OWA+DP!Thank you for your support this year, celebrating 50 years. We couldn't continue this or...

12/12/23
OWA+DP Bulletin December 12th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!Thank you Marda for hosting our Annual Benefit Holiday Party this past weekend. It is always ...

12/5/23
OWA+DP Bulletin December 5th 2023 - Holiday Benefit Party THIS SATURDAY
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Holidays OWA+DP!Our annual Holiday Benefit Party will be this Saturday, December 9th 2023 from 3PM-6PM. ...

11/28/23
OWA+DP Bulletin November 28th 2023 - Holiday Benefit Party
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Holidays OWA+DP!Our annual Holiday Benefit Party will be Saturday, December 9th 2023 from 3PM-6PM. Pleas...

11/20/23
Holiday Benefit Party - December 9 2023
Eunide "Dede" Tave
Hello OWA+DP!Our annual Holiday Benefit Party will be Saturday, December 9th 2023 from 3PM-6PM. To access the ...

11/14/23
OWA+DP Bulletin November 14th - Paint Event is Tonight!
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP!We have 2 events this week! The Dunn Edwards Paint Presentation is tonight, and the Third Thu...

11/8/23
OWA+DP Bulletin November 8th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP!Our upcoming events are Dunn Edwards Paint Presentation and the Third Thursday via Zoom. Be sure ...

11/1/23
OWA+DP Bulletin November 1st 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Halloween (yesterday) OWA+DP!This month, we have the Paint Information Zoom and the Third Thursday zoom....

10/24/23
OWA+DP Bulletin October 24th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Tuesday OWA+DP!Please give a warm welcome our new Steering Committee members, Emma Greenberg, Loretta Dr...

10/23/23
OWA+DP Bulletin July 25th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Here is to another Tuesday OWA+DP Bulletin Post!Today, Tuesday (7/25/2023), come with us to tour HOK's San Fra...

10/17/23
OWA+DP Bulletin October 17th 2023 - Annual Business Meeting
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP Members!Today is our very important Annual Business Meeting, where we discuss the budget for the ...

10/10/23
OWA+DP Bulletin October 10th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!We have our very important Annual Business Meeting, where we discuss the budget for t...

10/3/23
OWA+DP Bulletin October 3rd 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!It was so great to see many of you at the retreat! For those of you that went and wou...

9/13/23
OWA+DP Bulletin September 13th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!NEXT WEEKEND IS the 50th Anniversary Retreat (September 22-24th). This year is our 50...

8/31/23
OWA+DP Bulletin August 31st 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!A few more weeks left...and there are still a few spots open for the 50th Anniversary...

8/22/23
OWA+DP Bulletin August 22nd 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP Members!There are still a few spots open for the 50th Anniversary Retreat (September 22-24th). Si...

8/15/23
OWA+DP Bulletin August 15th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Back to our regularly scheduled bulletin updates. This Saturday, 8/19/23, Gilda Puente-Peter...

8/12/23
OWA+DP Bulletin August 12th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy weekend OWA+DP Bulletin Post!This weekend is the Hearst Castle Trip! Have a great time everyone!Next Sat...

8/1/23
OWA+DP Bulletin August 1st 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy almost not Tuesday OWA+DP Bulletin Post!There are still spots open for the 50th Anniversary Retreat (Sep...

7/18/23
OWA+DP Bulletin July 18th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy Tuesday OWA+DP!This Thursday (7/20/2023), we have the Third Thursday Social Zoom. Join us to reconnect. ...

7/11/23
OWA+DP Bulletin July 11th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Good morning OWA+DP!We are reserving spots for the 50th Anniversary Retreat (September 22-24th). and it looks ...

7/4/23
OWA+DP Bulletin July 4th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy 4th of July OWA+DP!Thank you to those that were able to attend our 50th Anniversary Gala. If you would l...

6/20/23
OWA+DP Bulletin June 20th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Our 50th Anniversary Gala is this weekend. Tickets still available for $150. Visit 50th Anni...

6/14/23
OWA+DP Bulletin June 14th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Our 50th Anniversary Gala is less than 2 weeks away. Tickets are now $150. Visit 50th Annive...

6/6/23
OwA+DP Bulletin June 6th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Don't forget to attend our Informal Family Picnic Day to hang out on Sunday, 6/11/23, Let's ...

5/30/23
OWA+DP Bulletin May 30th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Is anyone planning to attend our Informal Family Picnic Day to hang out on Sunday, 6/11/23, ...

5/23/23
OWA+DP Bulletin May 23th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members! A few announcements today. First, we have the Art of Acoustics event tonight on zoom...

5/9/23
OWA+DP Bulletin May 9th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members! You can now purchase tickets for our 50th Anniversary Garden Gala. Purchase them before May...

4/25/23
OWA+DP Bulletin April 25th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hi OWA+DP Members!Thank you to everyone that attended our 50th Anniversary Symposium it was truly great to rec...

4/18/23
OWA+DP Bulletin April 18th 2023 - Symposium is THIS WEEKEND
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
It's happening this week OWA+DP Members!This is the last few days to sign-up for our 50th Anniversary OWA+DP S...

4/11/23
OWA+DP Bulletin April 11th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Exciting week OWA+DP Members!This is the last two weeks to sign-up for our 50th Anniversary OWA+DP Symposium -...

4/4/23
OWA+DP Bulletin April 4th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Happy April OWA+DP Members!There is still room so don't forget to sign up for our 50th Anniversary OWA+DP Symp...

3/28/23
OWA+DP Bulletin March 28th 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Hello OWA+DP Members!This Thursday (3/31/23) is the Harvey Milk Airport Tour. Deadline to sign-up is tomorrow ...

3/23/23
OWA+DP Symposium - Sign-up Today!
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!Just a friendly reminder not to forget to sign up for our 50th Anniversary OWA+DP Sym...

3/21/23
OWA+DP Bulletin March 21st 2023
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!Don't forget to sign up for our 50th Anniversary OWA+DP Symposium! Invite your friend...

3/16/23
March 16th Third Thursday Tonight!!! We plan to discuss: Alternative Career Paths
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Join us tonight at 7:30PM on Zoom for Third Thursday! The topic will be Alternative Career Paths.Hosted by Naz...

3/14/23
OWA+DP March 14th 2023 Bulletin
Charlayne A. Sakamoto
Greetings OWA+DP Members!We can't wait to see you tonight at the Interface Floor event. This Thursday, please ...

3/9/23
Last few days to register for the Sustainability + Flooring's Role Presentation
Eunide "Dede" Tave
Last few days to register for the Sustainability + Flooring's Role Presentation at Interface Carpet Tile and R...

1/16/23
2023 OWA+DP Membership Renewal
Margaret Sheehan
Hello OWA+DP Community! Wishing you a Happy New Year! This is a friendly reminder that it is time to renew yo...

5/6/22
Learn About Procelanosa (Note New Date!)
OWA Admin
This month our OWADP program visits the Porcelanosa showroom in San Francisco. See the video below to learn m...

3/29/22
SYMPOSIUM GRANT FOR STUDENTS & EMERGING PROFESSIONALS
Sandhya Sood
The Docomomo US Northern California (NOCA) Chapter is pleased to offer a Symposium grant for one student or em...

10/29/20
Upcoming workshop
Naomi Horowitz
Please join us for Today's Dilemma: A Collage of Self and City on November 7. Click here for more information ...

10/6/20
Walton Family Foundation Opens New Design Excellence Program Application Cycle
Betty Woo
Media Contact:Kathryn HellerWalton Family Foundation870-219-6802kheller@wffmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Walt...

4/15/20
Free opera streaming from New York Met this week
Mui Ho
Metropolitan New York Opera is offering free opera video streaming of their opera from 13 to 18 April. Perfor...

3/9/20
Designing for Restorative Justice: New York Times March 6, 2020
Wendy Bertrand
This is an interesting article about Architect Deanna Van Buren , Oakland firm DJ/DS doing admiral work relate...

2/28/20
Traditional Japanese Architecture Lecture - Wednesday March 4.
Betty Woo
An illustrated talk by Debey Zito, a highly regarded furniture maker and interior design consultant in the San...

8/29/19
Free Webinar Training - Get Started Writing & Get Your Name Out There
Betty Woo
Becoming a published writer in design publications can boost your recognition--inside and outside of your comp...

5/28/19
Women and Leadership in Design
Betty Woo
This is free event,an evening salon by CMG Landscape Architecture: Join us for CMG's third salon, an evenin...

5/6/19
Empowering Central Valley
Betty Woo
While many other AIA chapters have sponsored conferences and symposium to champion equity and empowering every...

11/30/18
A podcast featuring women architects by Cathrine Meng
Wendy Bertrand
At the What Now Exhibit that opened last Night Nov 29,2018 I spoke with Architect Catherine Meng, podcast hos...

10/27/18
new report from Parlour
Wendy Bertrand
http://archiparlour.org/its-time-to-talk-about-sexual-harassment/...

10/17/18
Snubbed, cheated, erased: the scandal of architecture's invisible women
Helen Vasquez
They are among the most talented architects of their age. Yet the credit, praise and awards have gone to the m...

10/17/18
Why Doesn't Architecture Care About Sexual Harassment? - NYTimes Article
Helen Vasquez
A NYTimes article by Stella Lee has come out. Have you read it yet? Let's chat about it Thoughts? Comments?...

8/17/18
Gauging Interest/Curiosity - Designing/Permitting Cannabis Projects
Rebecca Friedberg
Hi all,I'm wondering if anyone on this list has experience or interest in working on cannabis projects. I'd li...

6/20/18
TRAVEL GRANT FOR STUDENTS & EMERGING PROFESSIONALS
Sandhya Sood
TRAVEL GRANT FOR STUDENTS & EMERGING PROFESSIONALSReminder: Travel grant applications are due soon! The Docomo...

6/14/18
Help Make xSpace Beautiful!
Helen Vasquez
Youth Art Exchange is taking over an empty storefront on the Mission corridor in the Excelsior. It was formerl...

6/6/18
BASE Landscape Architecture is looking for another small business to share our office space
Patricia Algara
We imagine that another small business (2-4 people) in the design/creative field would be a good match. Graphi...

5/16/18
Wonder Women art show in Berkeley
Naomi Horowitz
May 26 - June 30, 2018Opening Reception: May 26, 6-8 pmcurated by George KrevskyUsing paint, pastel, photograp...

4/13/18
Hollywood Architects
Cynthia Bathgate
Check out this article at Places Journal about Hollywood's portrayal of architects. The tag line pretty much s...

4/11/18
Betty Marvin monologue
Marda Quon Stothers
An Evening with Julia MorganA Portrayal by Betty MarvinSaturday, 13 January @5:00-6:30pmJoin us for an evening...

12/21/17
Tax Bill Impact on Architects / Sole-Prop's
Rebecca Friedberg
Can anyone recommend a CPA who is really knowledgable about how the new tax bill will impact sole proprietors?...

12/13/17
Looking for a room or sublet for January and/or February 2018
Jamie Brown
After a few years' absence from the Bay Area, I am looking for a room for rent or a sublet (or other accommoda...

11/18/17
** ACE Mentor Mixer & Info Session: Nov 29th @ 5:30 **
Rebecca Friedberg
Join ACE Oakland for a participant mixer and info session:Time: Wednesday Nov 29th, 5:30 - 7:30 pmLocation: Z ...

11/9/17
Youth Arts Exchange Volunteering Needed: Parklet Installation
Helen Vasquez
The youth design parklet has finally been permitted and is being installed on Folsom Street and 20th Street. Y...

9/20/17
Shared work space with other creatives available in Dogpatch
Rebecca Friedberg
Hi all,A good friend of mine has a couple dedicated workspaces available in his shared office space in the Dog...

7/27/17
Architectural Book Donation
Leslie Golden
Does anyone know of a good place for me to donate my architectural books. I just retired and I'm looking for ...

7/24/17
Very interesting Program with Museum of Craft and Design: Architectural Pavilions: Experiments and Artifacts.
Wendy Bertrand
July 27, 2017 at 6:30-8.00 Tickets needed at $10 http://sfmcd.org/event/mcd-speaker-series-designing-justice-d...

4/21/17
Certified Access Specialists Emeryville, California Four-day Training
Gilda Puente-Peters
Date: May 16, 17, 18, 19, 2017 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Location: Four Points by Sheraton ...

4/16/17
CALL FOR OWADP NEW LOGO!
Cynthia Bathgate
In our OWADP visioning retreat last year, called "Realizing Our Potential," the main questions that came from ...

3/14/17
#WEWONTBUILDYOURWALL Design Charrette
Naomi Horowitz
In my last issue as editor of the newsletter, I asked OWA members to think about our opportunities for targete...

3/11/17
From A to Zaha: 26 women who changed architecture
Inge S. Horton
http://architizer.com/blog/from-a-to-zaha-26-women-who-changed-architecture/...

3/8/17
GPPA Accessibility 2016 Codes Update - Privately Funded Housing - April 1.
Gilda Puente-Peters
Date: Saturday April 1, 2017Part : 9:00 am - 12:00 amPart II : 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm...

3/6/17
Women's March Washington DC
Mui Ho
Six of us architects from Berkeley went to the Women's March in Washington this past January. We could have ma...

12/6/16
Looking for a new Roommate!
Helen Vasquez
Hey there! Unrelated architectural news..I'm looking for a new roommate in a spacious 4 bedroom/2 bathroom fla...

12/6/16
The Life of a Project
Helen Vasquez
While I was searching for study material, I found this really detailed diagram showing the life of a project f...

10/31/16
The Atlantic - "Why Architecture Is a Career for 'the Young and Childless' "
Cynthia Bathgate
Very interesting. Even though the industry is working on the work-life balance of their employees, it still se...

10/24/16
2016 Business Meeting Agenda & Candidate Statements
Gloria Kim
Please see the link below for the 2016 OWA+DP Annual Business Meeting Agenda & Candidate Statements. https://...

10/9/16
The movie "Equity" is showing this week.
Spring Friedlander
is at the Elmwood Movie Theater in Berkeley at 1:45 & 6:45 PM.This movie is relevant for those of us in const...

10/6/16
Laura Hartman - Julia Morgan Lecture Series
Cynthia Bathgate
Please see attached flyer for info on the Laura Hartman lecture as part of the Julia Morgan Lecture Series. Wh...

10/4/16
Autumn 2016 San Francisco Bay Area Salary Survey
Nicolette Mastrangelo
A group of my peers have created a new salary survey for Bay Area Architects in hopes that this anonymous baro...

8/4/16
Associate Principal Landscape Architect at Golden Associates
Leslie Golden
August 4, 2016JOB DESCRIPTIONTitle: Associate Principal Landscape ArchitectCity: Oakland, CaliforniaCategory: ...

8/4/16
Women Speak: Four Architects on Design
Cynthia Bathgate
The Berkeley City Club Conservancy is presenting an exciting and inspiring lecture series this fall. The archi...

7/11/16
How Syria's architecture laid the foundation for brutal war
Wendy Bertrand
How Syria's architecture laid the foundation for brutal war10:25 minutes -- TEDSummit videoWhat caused the wa...

6/15/16
Office Space Available
Esin Karliova
Dear Members,We are looking for someone to share our space in the wonderful Potrero Hill neighborhood in SF.We...

5/31/16
Winning more work with BIM
OWA Admin
Autodesk invites members of the Organization of Woman Architects and Design Professionals and the SF Chapter o...

5/31/16
AIA Architectural Salary Calculator
OWA Admin
The AIA, in conjunction with its 2015 Compensation Report includes this handy salary calculator. See how you c...

5/19/16
OWA+DP Retreat
Naomi Horowitz
Please join us September 16-18, when we will be gathering again at Westerbeke Ranch for this year's OWA+DP ret...

2/26/16
Delancey Street Foundation connection?
Hana Mori
Hello there, are any of you affiliated with or have a contact at Delancey Street Foundation? I would like to a...

2/25/16
Women in Construction Week
Naomi Horowitz
The local chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has events in honor of Women in...

2/18/16
What the fuck
Shannon Devine
What the f did that mean?...

12/8/15
Invitation to the USF Community Design Outreach Exhibition
Sharon Chio
COMMUNITY DESIGN OUTREACH EXHIBITION INVITATION Dear Friends,The Architecture & Community Design Program at US...

11/6/15
The American Academy in Rome invites applications for the 2016 Rome Prize
Sharon Chio
The 2016 Rome Prize online application is available on the American Academy in Rome website at www.aarome.org....

10/21/15
SmithGroupJJR Perspectives: Hybrid Design Solutions
Naomi Horowitz
November 12, 2015, 5:00-7:30 p.m.SmithGroup JJR's San Francisco office is hosting a design panel. Panelists wi...

10/21/15
Help Setting up my office after Valley Fire
Katherine Haley
Dear Members,I am from Lake County which sustained a devastating fire last month. Many had homes and businesse...

10/21/15
Help Setting up my office after Valley Fire
Katherine Haley
Dear Members,I am from Lake County which sustained a devastating fire last month. Many had homes and businesse...

10/21/15
Parlour is the greatest advocate for women in architecture and OWA/DP is becoming a partner
Wendy Bertrand
Palour is a group of Australian architects who have worked hard and contributed greatly to improving equity fo...

10/13/15
2015 OWA+DP Business Meeting Agenda
Allison Kinst
Organization of Women Architects and Design Professionals Annual Business MeetingOctober 20 2015 6-9pm3676-20t...

9/2/15
Architecture and City September 2015 Festival
Wendy Bertrand
The San Francisco Main Library is participating, as is the AIA, in the Architecture and City Festival going on...

8/30/15
LEAADD Networking Cocktail Party
Naomi Horowitz
Architects were founding members (in the 1930s) of this professional association of women lawyers, engineers, ...

8/8/15
Read and Discuss Gender Intelligence Nov 3, 2015 Book Circle #11
Wendy Bertrand
Gender Intelligence by Annis & Keith Merron (HarperCollins Publishers, 2014)Applying gender intelligence to a...

5/29/15
International Gathering: IAWA makes a French connection
Wendy Bertrand
You are invited:July 26-July 31, 2015In an unprecedented collaboration, the International Archive of Women in...

5/2/15
May 8 Presentation and Book signing
Wendy Bertrand
Enamored with Place: As Woman+ As Architect will be featured as a cultural event by OWA member Wendy Bertrand ...

4/19/15
May 6 lecture on a woman Art Deco muralist

Book signing and illustrated talk byCatherine Coleman Brawer:Hildreth Meire: Rediscovered Woman Art Deco Mural...

3/3/15
Gender Intelligence by Barbara Annis & Keith Merron
Wendy Bertrand
OWA #11 Book Circle will discuss gender intelligence applied to architecture and to the design profession in l...

2/16/15
CASp Accessibility Training - Emeryville March 2, 3, 4 & 5, 2015
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-PetersGPPA Architects is offering a CASp Accessibility Training in Fremont, March 2-5, 2015.This ...

2/12/15
Julia Morgan installation project seeking funding
Naomi Horowitz
Siol Studios is trying to raise funds for a Julia Morgan landscape installation project. Funds will also benef...

2/9/15
Excellent Lecture you won't see anywhere else
Wendy Bertrand
The Evolution of African American Architect (and there are women)Feb 24 7-8:30 in San Francisco by The San Fra...

1/9/15
Feminism and Architecture video and discussion February 11, 2015
Wendy Bertrand
OWA Book Circle to view and discuss the video of by Susana Torrehttp://archleague.org/2014/07/feminism-and-arc...

1/7/15
Building Your Professional Online Presence
Gloria Kim
For all interested, The National Association of Women in Construction SF (NAWIC) is holding a meeting and pro...

11/20/14
Resilience by Design: Post-Disaster Innovations from Asia
OWA Admin
OWA Members,Im following up on an email we sent you about an upcoming Asia Society sustainability program titl...

11/2/14
San Francisco Port to do outreach for up coming projects
Wendy Bertrand
NOVEMBER 13, 2014 more information is here...

10/21/14
Alternative Ways to Practice Architecture
Inge S. Horton
Fresh from the inspirational conference Equity by Design, I would like to propose that OWA dedicates one of th...

10/8/14
GPPA Accessibility Codes Update and Universal Design Training Program
Gilda Puente-Peters
Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014 9:30 am - 3:30 pmLocation: BARCELON + JANG315 Bay StreetSan Francisco, CA 94...

7/1/14
Four Australian Interviews for equity in architecture profession
Wendy Bertrand
From PARLOUR: a space to speak bringing together research, informed opinion and resources; generating debate ...

5/8/14
Hamilton + Aitken Architects awarded the AIA SF Historic Preservation Honor Award
Mignon O'Young
OWA Member Susan Aitken's firm Hamilton + Aitken Architects awarded the AIA SF Historic Preservation Honor Awa...

3/24/14
Seminar: Universal Design & Understanding How to Effectively Apply the New 2013 CBC Accessibility Requirements and the Alignment Process
Gilda Puente-Peters
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 9:30 am - 3:30 pmLocation:BARCELON + JANG Architecture315 Bay Street, Floor 3...

3/13/14
NAWIC Event March 12
Lucia Bogatay
Wednesday March 12This is your opportunity to gain insight from a leading professional in her field, Dr. Kelli...

2/11/14
Women in Green well presented on Green Architecture and Building Report
Wendy Bertrand
GAB Report is worth a look. See link to our Book Circle Feb 20 Discussion on the GAB Report website, the edit...

2/4/14
CCA Alternative Futures Exhibition
Spring Friedlander
Openhouse partners with the Queer Cultural Center (QCC)for an opening and exhibition from the California Colle...

1/26/14
SF Academy of Art Information Request
Leslie Golden
My niece is considering attending the Academy of Art in the Architecture department. She is coming up in the s...

1/23/14
CASp Accessibility Training February 10-13, 2014 - GPPA Architects
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-Peters GPPA Architects is offering a CASp Accessibility Training in Fremont, February 10-13, 201...

12/23/13
Urban Design Studio Looking for Architectural Firm to share space in North Oakland
Leslie Golden
URBAN DESIGN STUDIO -- Looking for Architectural Firm Flexible Warehouse/Office 1280 square feet + Conference ...

11/8/13
American Academy of Rome Fellowships 2014
OWA Admin
[Received from Robert Starkoff, Programs Assistant, American Academy in Rome]Just a reminder that the late dat...

9/16/13
Get the word out and share your green projects
Mignon O'Young
Share your green projects on the Green Architecture and Building Report (www.gabreport.com). I started this b...

9/13/13
It's time to write women (architects) back into history and the place to start is Wikipedia.
Inge S. Horton
I received this article from Shannon Devine, interesting reading.It's time to write women (architects) back in...

7/12/13
Decision of Pritzker Prize Jury re Denise Scott Brown
Inge S. Horton
Dear supporters of the Petition that the Pritzker Architecture Prize recognize Denise Scott Brown for her work...

6/10/13
Accessibility and Universal Design Continuing Education Seminar including a Tour of a Unique Venue - August 2, 2013
Gilda Puente-Peters
Date: Friday, August 2, 2013 9:30 am - 3:30 pmLocation: Ed Roberts Campus ...

5/8/13
Tomorrow's City Today: The Future of Livable Cities in the Pacific Rim
OWA Admin
[Sharon Wu of the Asia Society sends this notice]Asia Society Northern California has an event coming up that ...

4/29/13
Order your OWA Anniversary T-Shirt
Rosemary Muller
I will be ordering OWA logo t-shirts for participants in the Bay to Breakers and the cruise. The deadline for...

4/23/13
Nomination of Julia Morgan for the AIA Gold Medal -
Inge S. Horton
Better late than neverThe AIA California Council is intending to nominate Julia Morgan for the AIA 2014 Gold M...

4/23/13
Petition Supporting Denise Scott Brown for Pritzker
Bobbie Sue Hood
Hi!I just signed the petition "The Pritzker Architecture Prize Committee: Recognize Denise Scott Brown for her...

2/26/13
OWA 40th Anniversary Symposium & Exhibition
Mui Ho
As part of our 40th Anniversary Year, the OWA is sponsoring Symposium to present various viewpoints concerning...

2/6/13
AIA Santa Clara Valley Zine Features the OWA
Eliza Hart
Inge Horton has written an article for the online magazine Tracings published by the Santa Clara Valley Chapte...

2/2/13
Gill Matthewson asks, are unlicensed women working in architecture the expendable proletariat?
Wendy Bertrand
Angie the architect meets Rosie the riveterGill Matthewson (archiparlour.org November 8th, 2012)Women ar...

1/21/13
A website devoted to construction management
OWA Admin
Kate Gleason of ConstructionManagementDegree.com sends us a link to her site which provides a very useful glim...

1/12/13
Berkeley-Rupp Prize: Exhibit opening and public lecture
OWA Admin
The UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design is hosting an exhibit by Deborah Berke, the inaugural recipien...

1/10/13
History of OWA
Inge S. Horton
OWA at 40 Revisions 2-23-2013copyright 2013 Inge S. HortonIn the late 1960s, the Women's Movement in the Un...

12/25/12
A theater party for OWA members to see the play about Architects by an OWA member.
Spring Friedlander
A.C.T. Presents a Play About Architects by OWA member Joanne WinshipFeb 1 - 19 and tickets are $10 off if orde...

12/12/12
City College SF Chinatown Campus is offering a Revit Class
Eliza Hart
Classes for the Spring Semester begin on Monday January 14, 2013. Currently only 8 people signed up for this R...

12/1/12
CASp Accessibility Training -- Certified Access Specialist Program - January 15, 16, 17 & 18, 2013
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-Peters Architects is offering a full three-day State and Federal Disabled Access training opportu...

10/10/12
Owa Book Circle 2012 Report to Business Meeting of Oct 9
Wendy Bertrand
1. We are a group of eight who read and discuss books that link womens issues and architecture.Current members...

10/3/12
Special Event October 13, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM: The Missing 32%, A Symposium on Women in Architecture
Eliza Hart
In the United States, women represent about 50% of students enrolled in architecture programs, but only 18% of...

9/13/12
Serious articles about Women Architects on line
Wendy Bertrand
On Monday Sept 10, 2012: "The Incredible True Adventures of the Architectress in America," by Gabrielle Esperd...

8/6/12
Seeking an Architecture professional, student, or professor for TV documentary in Xi'an, China
Spring Friedlander
listed in the ADPSR Arch, Designers, Planners for Social Responsibility email of 7 / 5 /12 Seen by Spring F...

7/29/12
Aug 21st: Tour Kaiser Oakland Hospital Job Site
OWA Admin
For our August meeting, there will be a tour of the Kaiser Permanente Oakland Hospital construction site, near...

7/12/12
2013 Rome Prize Competition
OWA Admin
[received from Caroline Jennings of the Rome Acamedy]American Academy in RomeRome Prize 2013www.aarome.org Com...

7/12/12
CASp Accessibility Training August 27-30, 2012 - GPPA Architects
Gilda Puente-Peters
GPPA Architects is offering a CASp Accessibility Training in Novato, August 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2012This four fu...

6/11/12
Design Competition: Cade Museum for Creativity + Invention
OWA Admin
[Dorrie Hipschman of the Cade Museum sends us this announcement]The Cade Museum for Creativity + Invention has...

5/14/12
Arch Daily Infographic: Women in Architecture
OWA Admin
Member Kersten Fischer sends us this link (via HuffPost) to an Arch Daily Infographic showing a statistical br...

4/29/12
CASp Accessibility Training June 4-7, 2012 - GPPA Architects
Gilda Puente-Peters
GPPA Architects is offering a CASp Accessibility Training in Fremont, June 4-7, 2012.This four full-day traini...

3/7/12
Maria Christini Teleclass Beginning March 15th
OWA Admin
If you enjoyed Maria Christini's Presentation this last month you can participate in an extended 3-month Group...

3/6/12
AZ Awards open for Submissions
OWA Admin
[from Hannah at AZ Azureonline]The second annual AZ AWARDS are open for submissions. After looking through you...

2/22/12
Sandhya Sood to receive Joyce Award, Apr 19th
OWA Admin
OWA member Sandhya Sood will receive a Joyce Award on April 19th at the Joyce Gordon Gallery to honor her work...

2/20/12
Kudos to the New Steeering Committee
Leslie Golden
Thanks for the new and improved email communication for the events! I impressed to be able to see who was att...

2/18/12
Online from New Zealand
Wendy Bertrand
"New platform designed to raise visibility of women with architectural education from diverse backgrounds" per...

1/30/12
Architects needed for ACE Mentoring program
Cameron White
The ACE Mentoring program is starting on February 8. We meet at the Kaiser Oakland Hospital Replacement jobsi...

12/26/11
OWA Book Circle 2012
Wendy Bertrand
Invoice # 4 December 26, 2011 To: OWA treasurer, Judy Rowe From: OWA Book Circle facilitator, Wendy Bertrand...

12/14/11
AIA Educational Facility Design Awards
OWA Admin
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12/12/11
Becoming Julia Morgan
OWA Admin
The Julia Morgan Project presents The acclaimed play by Belinda Taylor , directed by Barbara Oliver, featur...

11/16/11
Planning for Signage
Joanne Winship
This article was submitted by signage consultant, James Woods Marshall, in hopes that it would assist designer...

10/15/11
Golden Associates Announces New Senior Associate
Leslie Golden
...

10/13/11
Discussion on Women in Architecture at AIA-SF
Pamela Wadsworth Goode
Not so sure about the title of the event, but thought some might be interested. See below,Ladies (and Gents) W...

10/13/11
JOBS: UCSC AVC Job Post (Campus Architect)
Josephine L. Ortega
I want to share with OWA the following link. UCSC has never had a women in management at PP&C.I hope OWA membe...

9/28/11
JOBS: Kansas State University seeks Head of the Department of Architecture
OWA Admin
[Received from R. Todd Gabbard at Kansas State University]Head, Department of ArchitectureThe College of Archi...

8/11/11
Accessibility Seminar 2010 CBC Amendments & Overview of the 2010 ADA Standards - September 29, 2011
Gilda Puente-Peters
5- hour Seminar to get updated on the latest Federal and State Accessibility Codes.Date: September 29, 2011Par...

8/11/11
CASp Accessibility Training Certified Access Specialist Program - September 7, 8, 9
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-Peters Architects is offering a full three-day State and Federal Disabled Access training opportu...

8/9/11
Sign Up for ACE Mentoring
Cameron White
At the May Visioning Retreat, several sub-committees were formed. The sub-committee for Public Service was for...

8/9/11
Job Hunter--Entry Level Designer, Design Assistant or Design Internship
Nina Blanco
Hi All,This post-college job hunt has been quite the adventure! I am an Academy of Art University graduate wit...

8/8/11
OWA Public Service at Mosswood Park - Aug 26th
Cameron White
At the May Visioning Retreat, several sub-committees were formed. The sub-committee for Public Service was fo...

8/1/11
Interviewees needed for "Open Building" an Architectural Website
Leslie Golden
My name is Katerina Vaseva and I'm an editor at OpenBuildings.com, a young and enthusiastic website about arch...

6/16/11
Girl Talk: Marion Mahony Griffin and Frank Lloyd Wright
OWA Admin
[Josh Wallaert sends us a link to another article in Places Online Magazine]Hello again from Places [at] Desig...

6/15/11
SEAT Launch Party is Thursday, June 23, 5:30-7:30 pm at Ft Mason
Joanne Winship
...

6/13/11
What I Learned from Architect Barbie
OWA Admin
[Josh Wallaert sends us this link]Dear Directors of the Organization of Women Architects and Design Profession...

6/8/11
JOBS: Senior Project Architect/CM in Marin County
Joanne Winship
A client is looking for a Senior Project Architect/CM in Marin County.They specialize in evaluation of design ...

5/14/11
Lisa Kleissner on Impact Investing - Jun 7th
OWA Admin
Lisa Kleissner, architect and philanthropist, provides a presentation on investing for social and environmenta...

4/27/11
CASp Accessibility Training Certified Access Specialist Program - May 25, 26, 27
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-Peters Architects is offering a full three-day State and Federal Disabled Access training opportu...

4/27/11
Accessibility Seminar 2010 CBC Amendments & Overview of the 2010 ADA Standards - June 16
Gilda Puente-Peters
5- hour Seminar to get updated on the latest Federal and State Accessibility Codes.Date: June 16, 2011Part ...

4/20/11
The Death + Life of Social Factors Conference Free at UCB starting April 29
Wendy Bertrand
I just heard about this great conference at UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design FREE the weekend start...

4/1/11
"10 Words, 10 Images" March 10th at Women in Architecture Forum, AIA East Bay
Jamie Brown
Please join the AIA East Bay Women in Architecture Forum on Thursday, March 10th at 6:30pm for the third annua...

3/3/11
Cortina Leather offering CEU accredited course on "Leather Technology", March 17
Eunide "Dede" Tave
Attention IIDA, ASID, IDC and IDEC Members Meryl Siegman, President & owner of Cortina Leather offering a CEU ...

2/17/11
Topher Delaney Sponsers a Fundraiser - Mar 19th
OWA Admin
OWA's Topher Delaney will sponsor a Fundraiser for Rebuilding Together San Francisco with a piano concert by S...

2/7/11
CALGreen Workshops in Navato - March 3
OWA Admin
[received in the OWA inbox] The U.S. Green Building Councils Redwood Empire Chapter presents two talks on Work...

1/31/11
RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP FOR 2011
OWA Admin
OWA members, its time to renew your membership in the OWA for 2011. If you haven't already renewed, Log in now...

1/28/11
Rebecca Watkin 1913-2010
Mui Ho
One of our old members, Becky Watkin, just passed away this December. She has been one of the women pioneers ...

1/7/11
What We're Up Against at Magic Theatre
OWA Admin
[Baruch Porras-Hernandez of SF's Magic Theatre sends along this invitation to the OWA]Hello OWAMy name is Baru...

11/22/10
Women with T Squares - Feb 10th
OWA Admin
Book Presentation and signing with Inge S. HortonEarly Women Architects of the San Francisco Bay Area - The Li...

11/3/10
Carolyne Orazi on Living Roofs in the GAB Report
OWA Admin
Somewhat old news, but Carolyne Orazi (former OWA steering committee member) has a great article on living ro...

10/28/10
Gilda Does an Excellent Access Seminar
Leslie Allen
This is a review of the excellent disabled access seminar that OWA member Gilda Puente-Peters presented last S...

10/27/10
Proposal for Women+Architecture Book Circle
Wendy Bertrand
Proposal for OWA/Design Professionals at next business meeting, October 19, 2010WOMEN + Architecture BOOK CIRC...

10/26/10
Young Ladies with T-Squares - Nov 5th
OWA Admin
Young Ladies with T-Squares - San Francisco's Early Women Architects A Lecture and Booksigning with OWA's own ...

10/6/10
Mapping the Cycles of Sanctuary: A Weekend Workshop with Topher Delaney - Oct 16 + 17
Topher Delaney
WORKSHOP INFORMATION: MAPPING THE CYCLES OF SANCTUARY: Field Notes for Constructing Sanctuary Through Drawin...

9/16/10
Disabled Access Seminar - Oct 23rd
Gilda Puente-Peters
The OWA is offering a discounted training seminar for its members to fulfill the mission of the organization t...

9/10/10
Hi! Need any digital renderings or virtual tours?
Mara Szabo
Just wanted to introduce myself and my company, www.marcszabo.comI am the President of the San Francisco branc...

9/10/10
Lead for a small Project in Novato
Trace Kannel
I have a lead for a small project in Novato. Convert an existing Novato home into a assisted care facility. ...

9/3/10
Exhibit Your Work for Free at the Architecture and the City Festival
Karlene Gullone
Once again this year, AIA San Francisco Chapter and the Organization of Women Architects and Design Profession...

8/18/10
Julia Morgan Project Event - Aug 26th
Leslie Golden
Hello, Organization of Women Architects:Wed like to invite you to join us at the Commonwealth Club (map) in Sa...

8/17/10
Sustainable Architecture: Paul Goldberger Interviews Richard Cook
OWA Admin
In the Aug 9th 2010 Online New Yorker, Paul Goldberger interviews Richard Cook about sustainable architecture....

8/16/10
Exhibition: OWA Women Designers: Urban Vitality
OWA Admin
An Exhibition of the work of OWA members, presented in conjunction with the SFAIA Architecture and the City Fe...

8/9/10
OWA Program: Constructed Wetlands - Aug 17th
OWA Admin
Why Wetlands? Landscape Integration of Constructed Wetlands presented by Kerry McWalter, PE.Location:AECOM150 ...

7/26/10
Online 5-hour California Disabled Access Course
OWA Admin
CaliforniaArchitectCE.com is pleased to announce our new online course.To celebrate, we are offering this cour...

7/23/10
OWA 2010 Retreat Registration
OWA Admin
The registration form for the OWA retreat at Westerbeke Ranch on Sept 24th-26th is now available. The retreat...

7/22/10
OWA Mentorship Program Official Launch
Karlene Gullone
Hello Mentors and Mentees!Thanks for flushing out your profiles last month. The time has finally come to exch...

7/3/10
Private Office in Oakland Urban Design Studio
Leslie Golden
Looking to share our URBAN DESIGN STUDIO in Oakland - www.UrbanDesignWest.com We have a multidisciplinary desi...

6/29/10
Rome Prize 2011
OWA Admin
American Academy in RomeRome Prize 2011 Competition Deadline: 1 November 2010Extended Deadline: 15 November 20...

6/2/10
Green Design Podcast with Dwell Magazine Editor
OWA Admin
PBS' Need to Know host Alison Stewart interviews Dwell Magazine Editor Aaron Britt in this podcast. Dwell Mag...

6/1/10
Berkeley Department of Architecture: 100 years - the book
OWA Admin
Curator Waverly Lowell, librarian Elizabeth Byrne and archivist Betsy Frederick-Rothwell have just completed t...

6/1/10
XVII Pan-American Bienal of Architecture, Quito, Ecuador
Gilda Puente-Peters
Nov 15th - 19th, 2010The XVII Pan-American Bienal of Architecture, Quito, Ecuador BAQ 2010 invites all design ...

5/7/10
Hillsborough Historic Homes Tour - May 14th
Topher Delaney
Smell the Roses! Register for the Hillsborough Historic Homes Tour featuring design by Topher Delaney!5 Histor...

5/7/10
Wright Marin Civic Center Lecture - June 5th
Deborah Vick
Marin County Civic Center on target to becoming a UNESCO World Heritage SiteWhat does the Marin County Civic C...

4/25/10
$200 Work Station in Urban Design Studio
Leslie Golden
Looking to share our URBAN DESIGN STUDIO in Oakland - www.UrbanDesignWest.com We have a multidisciplinary desi...

4/23/10
Certified Access Specialist TrainingProgram May 5 & 6
Gilda Puente-Peters
Gilda Puente-Peters will present a Certified Access Specialist TrainingProgram which will take place at the To...

4/19/10
Elayne Muratet May - Passes Away
Leslie Golden
Elayne Francis Muratet May, cherished friend to many AWA members, passed suddenly on Tuesday, March 9th in Car...

3/16/10
Call for Entries in Chicago Exhibit
Leslie Golden
a.DOT [architects Doing Other Things] Exhibit: a Chicago Women in Architecture event.This exhibition is an exp...

3/3/10
International Museum of Women - Call for Photography & More
OWA Admin
The International Museum of Women invites you to stop by to view and participate in their ongoing presentation...

2/23/10
CWED to join OWA
Jacqueline Morgan
In Oct. I sent a letter about the Coalition of Women in Environmental Design based in Sacramento becoming a p...

2/13/10
Berkeley second Thursdays - Change in time for March
Alicia Rosenthal
For the second Thursday in March we will meet at Gather restaurant at 7.30 PM.www.gatherrestaurant.comSee you ...

2/10/10
Disabled Access: Continuing Education Course Feb 20
Gilda Puente-Peters
OWA member Gilda Puente-Peters will present a training course on disabled accessibility to meet California Sta...

1/28/10
2nd Thursdays at Berkeley - New Venue
Alicia Rosenthal
For February 11, 7 PM we will experiment with a new venue: "Gather" at Allston and Oxford (Brower Center), con...

1/13/10
80% Federally Funded Program for new hires in Alameda County!
Leslie Golden
There is special funding from the Federal Government's ARRA (American Recovery and Re-investment Act), a new S...

12/20/09
Mentors needed: ACE Mentoring Program starting in February 2010
Cameron White
ACE Mentoring (Architecture, Construction and Engineering) is a well-established and successful mentoring prog...

12/20/09
Private Office for Rent in Urban Design Studio
Leslie Golden
Looking for the Right Professional Mix IN URBAN DESIGN STUDIO in Oakland - www.UrbanDesignWest.com - Our Arc...

11/23/09
Lecture in AIA, SF by Sandya Sood, 1 December 2009 noon to 1pm
Mui Ho
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2009 at NOON to 1 pm AIA San Francisco130 Sutter Street, Suite 600 San Francisco INTER...

10/26/09
OWA 2009 General Meeting - Oct 20th
OWA Admin
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL CURRENT OWA MEMBERS:Your vote (in person or by mail) is needed! Please check your emai...

10/26/09
OWA Structure and Behavior
Wendy Bertrand
Organizational Structure and BehaviorSome members might feel relieved that the bylaws have been overhauled, bu...

10/26/09
Results of 2009 General Meeting on Oct 20
Leslie Allen
Thank you to all members who attended the meeting or sent in their proxy ballots. We did achieve a quorum for...

9/10/09
Disabled Access: Continuing Education Course, Oct 24th, Saturday
OWA Admin
OWA member Gilda Puente-Peters will present a training course on disabled accessibility to meet California Sta...

8/19/09
Tour: Laguna Honda Hospital Replacement Project Oct. 1
Joanne Winship
The tour will be led by Sheila Riley, AIA, LEED AP, of Anshen and Allen, architects for the project and Ron Wi...

8/13/09
OWA/AIASF Architecture and the City Exhibition and Reception
OWA Admin
Exhibition: OWA: Building in the CitySeptember 1-30, 2009(Runs in conjunction with the AIASF Architecture in t...

8/1/09
Architectural Review Board Volunteer Position in Palo Alto
Carolyne Orazi
The Palo Alto City Council is seeking applications for the Architectural Review Board from persons interested ...

7/21/09
OWA Panel Discussion: Women In Green - Aug 18th
OWA Admin
The OWA will host a panel discussion on Tuesday, August 18, which will focus on women leading in sustainable d...

7/14/09
Rome Prize 2010
OWA Admin
The American Academy in Rome invites applications for the Rome Prize competition. One of the leading overseas...

5/29/09
Interior Desinger moving to SF
Jocelyn Roach
Hi,I recently finished my interior design degree in Boston MA and am moving to SF in October. I am excited abo...

5/6/09
1st Annual AWA LA Symposium May 17th
OWA Admin
The association for women in architecture los lngeles (a.w.a.) and its foundation (a.w.a.f.) are presenting th...

4/29/09
The GAB Report: Mignon O'Young's New Blog
OWA Admin
OWA Member Mignon O'Young has just begun a blog devoted to Green Architecture and Building called the GAB Repo...

4/27/09
You Are Invited to the OWA AIA Convention Reception - Apr 30th
OWA Admin
The OWA Steering Committee and Event Committee are hosting a no fee reception on Thursday, 30 April from 5...

4/27/09
Presentation Submissions: OWA Reception - April 30th
OWA Admin
Per a majority approval by our general membership, the OWA Steering Committee and Event Committee will be host...

4/27/09
Calling women architects - focus groups during AIA Convention
OWA Admin
Please join us, and please forward to the architects in your network, especially women:During AIA Convention 2...

4/24/09
AIA Architecture and the City Festival Submissions- May 8th
OWA Admin
The submission deadline for design entries in the AIA Architecture and the City Festival is May 8th. The Fest...

4/24/09
Back by Popular Demand! Disabled Access Course
OWA Admin
OWA member Gilda Puente-Peters will again present a training course on disabled accessibility to meet Californ...

3/17/09
Urban Design Studio - Need Space?
Leslie Golden
We are looking to share our 3,200 sf office with other design professionals. We have a private office $450(14...

3/17/09
2009 Eleanore Pettersen Lecture - Cooper Union, April 2
OWA Admin
THE 2009 ELEANORE PETTERSEN LECTUREWomen's Work is Never DoneA lecture by Billie Tsien, AIAArchitect, New York...

3/16/09
Disabled Access: Continuing Education Course, April 4th, Saturday
Mui Ho
OWA member Gilda Puente-Peters will present a training course on disabled accessibility to meet California Sta...

12/4/08
new interior design website!
Jocelyn Roach
Hi. My firm has just launched a new website for interior design. Please check it out and feel free to pass it ...

10/10/08
Victorian House Tour 19 October 2008
Mui Ho
Victorian Alliance annual house tour in San Francisco on October 19,2008 is coming up. The tour will includ...

9/29/08
Rome Prize 2009
OWA Admin
The American Academy in Rome invites applications for the Rome Prize competition. One of the leading overseas...

9/9/08
A Visit With Julia Morgan Sept 26th
Marda Quon Stothers
Greetings from Belfast! I am announcing a fun event at my home church in Oakland, a Julia Morgan design on Co...

7/31/08
2008 OWA Retreat Details
OWA Webmaster
Details about the 2008 OWA Retreat and the downloadable application are now available on the Retreat Page....

7/25/08
Birth of the Cool at the Oakland Musuem thru Aug 17th
OWA Admin
Not to be missed: Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury...

7/24/08
Early Careers in Architecture: OWA Panel Presentation, July 29th
OWA Admin
Join us for this panel presentation by OWA members on their first decade practicing Architecture. The panel wi...

7/18/08
Al Gore at West Coast Green Sept 25-27
Marda Quon Stothers
I have just received this email flyer about the West Coast Green 2008 builidng conference in San Jose, Septemb...

6/25/08
AIA Diversity Recognition Program
OWA Admin
American Institute of Architects Diversity Recognition ProgramThis program celebrates and invites the contribu...

6/19/08
OWA Member CAMMY WHITE performs Saturday the 21st
Suzanne Stewart
Cammy White is singing with Larry Pines, a fabulous pianist, along with the other former Con Alma ladies (yes,...

6/16/08
2nd Architectural Tour: Cathedral of Christ the Light
Judith Rodden
-- from Teri Galindo, SOMPlace: Cathedral of Christ the Light, Grand Ave at Lake MerrittDate: Tues, June 17, 2...

6/2/08
AIA East Bay: Anne Fougeron; Building Houses, Not Keeping Them
OWA Webmaster
You are all invited, as are your friends and coworkers, to a jointly hosted AIAEB and OWA Program: Anne Fouger...

1/8/08
Welcome to the OWA Forum!
OWA Admin
This is our first attempt at an in-house message board. The Forum is organized around topics that OWA members ...

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